What Is NRSWA Streetworks?
The New Roads & Streetworks training PSS offers, is in line with the New Roads and Street Works Act 1991. The act enforces duty on any person or organisation who will be undertaking work which involves the installation, renewal, maintenance or inspection of underground apparatus on streets or roads in order to ensure the work is under the control of a competent person.
Offers NRSWA Streetworks Course Across UK Wide Courses
Here at Project Skills Solutions, we offer a range of NRSWA courses available at our nationwide training centres. The NRSWA courses we offer are;
- NRSWA Unit 2 Signing, Lighting & Guarding
- NRSWA Unit 10 Signing, Lighting & Guarding
- NRSWA Streetworks Operative
- NRSWA Streetworks Supervisor
- NRSWA Streetworks Re-Assessment
- Cat & Genny Training
What Does The NRSWA Streetworks Course Teach?
The NRSWA Streetworks course teaches the skills supervisors need in order to carry out work to the standards of the New Roads amp; Streetworks Act 1991 – the legal framework for street works.
It is important to note the various NRSWA courses available such as those designed for supervisors and operatives. However, regardless of of the course you take both courses cover;
- How to locate underground apparatus
- How to set up equipment for works in the highway
- Carrying out excavation, back fill & reinstatement
NRSWA Signing, Lighting & Guarding Courses
The NRSWA Unit 2 – Signing, Lighting & Guarding courses is designed for all supervisory personnel for the purpose of signing, lighting and guarding of any works in the highway. The course will assess you, followed by completing a question paper. You will also be required to provide evidence from a workplace where the assessment is carried out on a simulated site.
NRSWA Streetworks Operative Courses
The NRSWA Streetworks Operative course is designed for anyone who executes, works for, or on behalf of a company and is qualified for the activities being carried out. A street works site must have at least one qualified operative on site at all times during the works, alongside a qualified supervisor.
New Roads & Streetworks Supervisor
The NRSWA Streetworks Supervisor course is designed for anyone who executes, works for, or on behalf of a company and is qualified for the activities being carried out. A street works site must have at least one qualified operative on site at all times during the works, along with a qualified supervisor.
Is Your NRSWA Card About To Expire?
The NRSWA Re-Assessment training course is for a duration of two days and is designed for operatives and supervisors who already hold the New Roads & Street Works card. Delegates will be required to take the Refresher course every five years after carrying out work on public highways.
The NRSWA Re-Assessment process has been introduced to improve the standards of workers on highways, following new regulations that came into force in April 2010.
If your streetworks card is about to or has already expired you will need to take a Re-Assessment course. Be sure to book your course early as you’ll have 6 months prior to and after expiry to take your course. If you take longer to complete your course, you may be at risk of re-doing the whole course again.
Book Your NRSWA Course With Project Skills Solutions Today!
Here at Project Skills Solutions we run courses on a regular basis at our nationwide training centres, for delegates to become qualified in combinations of operative or supervisor units. For your guidance, operatives manually carry out work and supervisors are trained to ensure operatives are doing work correctly and safely.
For delegates working within the utilities or construction industry and require to work on the roads, you’ll probably find you need NRSWA training in order to hold a valid streetworks card.
Project Skills Solutions provides a range of NRSWA courses which include courses for Signing Lighting & Guarding, Supervisor’s and Operative’s. However, we understand it can be quite confusing understanding the difference between all three different courses. But rest assure, as we discuss the details of each courses and the difference between them all!
Courses are offered as either public open courses or if you have a sufficient number of delegates we can arrange courses at your convenience.
Do you have a group of delegates wanting to be trained for a NRSWA course? PSS can also arrange deals for groups of delegates wanting to be trained – simply call our training team who will be more than happy to discuss the various options with you! 0800 0213 263.
Project Skills Solutions UK Wide Training Centres
Project Skills Solutions are constantly seeking for ways to improve. With that being said PSS has continued to grow and now have numerous training centres across the UK, providing convenience for all delegates across the UK. In fact, we have recently opened new training centres in Birmingham, Dartford and London.
With Project Skills Solutions constantly expanding, we consistently strive to provide convenience for delegates as PSS always put delegates at the forefront of our decisions.
Prepare for your NRSWA Streetworks course
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